CAPACITY

350 people

PRICES & TERMS OF HIRE

PERFORMING RIGHTS SOCIETY (PRS): ALL HIRE FEES ARE SUBJECT TO THE ADDITION OF PRS (4% OF TICKET SALES) WHICH MUST BE PAID TO VENUE MANAGEMENT WHEN YOU PAY YOUR HALL HIRE. YOU ARE ALSO REQUIRED TO SUPPLY US WITH A COMPLETED PERFORMING RIGHTS SOCIETY PROGRAMME RETURN.

LOAD IN

15 UNION STREET, GLASGOW, G1 3RB

VIA FRONT DOOR, UP STAIRS TO LEVEL 1

HEIGHT

CLEARANCE

9 FT ABOVE STAGE

FLYING POINTS

THERE ARE NO USABLE FLYING POINTS IN THE VENUE FOR TOURING EQUIPMENT.

BACKDROPS

CAN BE PUT ON THE BACK WALL OF THE STAGE IF SUITABLE

*PLEASE NOTE THAT VALID FIRE CERTIFICATES ARE REQUIRED BEFORE A BACKDROP IS PUT UP*

POWER

SOUND: 1 X 32A SINGLE PHASE

LIGHTS: 1 X 32A THREE PHASE

FOH POSITION

SOUND: CENTRE LOCATION AT THE REAR OF THE HALL IN RAISED DJ BOOTH

LIGHTS: SITUATED ON THE RIGHT OF THE LEFT OF THE SOUND DESK.

HOUSE SPOTS

NO SPACE FOR FOLLOW SPOTS TOURING OR OTHERWISE

STAGE BARRIER

WE HAVE A FREESTANDING ALUMINIUM MOJO TYPE BARRIER

PA SPEC
PA SPEC

ELECTROVOICE TOUR X 1152 3 TOPS PER SIDE
ELECTROVOICE X SUB TWIN 18″ 3 BINS PER SIDE
2 X MC2 DELTA 80 WITH INBUILT XTA PROCESSOR
1 X MC2 DELTA 40 WITH INBUILT XTA PROCESSOR

MICROPHONE LIST

6 X SHURE SM58 VOCAL MICS
7 X SHURE SM57 INSTRUMENT MICS
2 X BETA91
1 X BETA52
6 X SENN604
6 X PAN02 DI BOX
8 X SHORT BOOM MIC STANDS
8 X TALL BOOM MIC STANDS

FOH

ALLEN & HEALTH AVANTIS DIGITAL MIXING CONSOLE
1 X ALLEN & HEALTH AR84 STAGE BOX 8 IN 4 OUT
1 X ALLEN & HEALTH AR2412 STAGE BOX 24 IN 4 OUT
1 LINE OF CAT 5

MONITOR SYSTEM

4 X AP 15″ BI AMP MONITORS

LIGHTING

16 LED CANS (2 X 4 AT BACK OF THE STAGE AND 2 X 4 FRONT LIGHT)
6 X LED PAR CANS (2 X 3 FRONT LIGHT)
2 X LED STROBE
2 X 2-CELL MOLEFAYS

1X PC WITH CHAMSYS MQ40

BACKLINE

2 X MARSHALL AVT150H 4- CHANNEL GUITAR HEADS
2 X MARSHALL CODE412 GUITAR CABS

1 X FENDER RUMBLE 500W BASS COMBO

 

1 X SONOR AQ1 SERIES 5PC KIT

  • 10″ X 7″ TOM
  • 12″ X 8″ TOM
  • 16″ X 15″ FLOOR TOM
  • 22″ X 17.5″ BASS DRUM
  • 14″ X 6″ SNARE DRUM
  • 2 X HS2000 CYMBAL STAND
  • 1 X SS2000 SNARE STAND
  • 1 X MBS2000 BASS DRUM PEDAL
  • 1 X DTH2000 TOM HOLDER
CREW

PREFERRED IN-HOUSE CREW: M.A.D. CREW.

CONTACT JOHN MCFARLANE VIA CLUB MANAGEMENT TO ARRANGE CREW FOR YOUR EVENT.

SOUND ENGINEER

WE WILL SUPPLY A SOUND ENGINEER FOR ALL GIGS AT A COST OF £130 + VAT

LIGHTING ENGINEER

IF YOU REQUIRE A LIGHTING ENGINEER THIS CAN BE ARRANGED AT A COST OF £100 + VAT BUT MUST BE DONE IN ADVANCE

PRODUCTION OFFICE

A PRODUCTION OFFICE IS AVAILABLE FOR EXCLUSIVE USE OF THE PROMOTER THROUGHOUT THE DAY. THERE ARE PLENTY OF POWER POINTS AVAILABLE AS WELL AS WI-FI AND ETHERNET SOCKETS FOR INTERNET ACCESS AND A PHONE.

ADDITIONAL INFO: YOU WILL FIND A COPY OF PHONE NUMBERS FOR ANYTHING FROM BACKLINE SERVICES TO LOCAL MUSIC STORES ON THE PRODUCTION OFFICE WALL. ALONG WITH MENU’S AND DETAILS OF ALL THE LOCAL RESTAURANTS AND TAKE-AWAY FOOD PLACES.

DRESSING ROOMS

1 X LARGE, 1 X SMALL. MORE ROOMS CAN BE MADE AVAILABLE IF REQUESTED IN ADVANCE AND ARRANGED WITH VENUE MANAGERS.

THE MAIN DRESSING ROOM IS LOCATED AT THE BACK OF THE VENUE HALL THROUGH A FIRE EXIT DOOR. THE SECOND DRESSING ROOM IS LOCATED DOWNSTAIRS IN THE STAFF CORRIDOR. ADDITIONAL SECURITY CAN BE ARRANGED IN ADVANCE.

1 X SHOWER LOCATED IN MAIN BAND ROOM

PLEASE NOTE: ANY DAMAGES CAUSED TO THE DRESSING ROOMS WILL BE CHARGED TO THE PROMOTER ONCE A FULL ASSESSMENT OF DAMAGE HAS BEEN TAKEN.

WIFI NETWORK AVAILABLE IN SMALL DRESSING ROOM AND PRODUCTION OFFICE

TOWELS PROVIDED AT A COST OF:

BATH TOWEL – £1 RENT/ £5 REPLACEMENT
HAND TOWEL – £0.50 RENT/ £3 REPLACEMENT

CATERING

WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCOMMODATE OUTSIDE CATERING.

THERE ARE A NUMBER OF RESTAURANTS, TAKEAWAYS, SANDWICH/ COFFEE SHOPS IN THE LOCAL AREA. WE HAVE A FOLDER WITH ALL THE CARRY OUT MENUS, PLEASE ASK THE VENUE MANAGER FOR THIS ON ARRIVAL (IF NOT ALREADY IN PRODUCTION OFFICE).

PARKING

PARKING IS ON UNION STREET OUTSIDE OF THE VENUE. THERE IS LANDLINE POWER AVAILABLE FOR ONE BUS (16 AMP CEE FORM SINGLE PHASE). THE LANDLINE POWER IS NOT AVAILABLE OVERNIGHT.

POWER IS AVAILABLE FROM:
2PM/ 3PM (SATURDAY AND SUNDAY)
12AM (MONDAY AND TUESDAY)
2AM (WEDNESDAY – SUNDAY)

SHOW TIMES

DOORS: 7PM. SHOULD YOU NEED AN EARLIER OPENING TIME, WE CAN ARRANGE THIS AT TIME OF BOOKING. DUE TO OUR LICENSE CONDITIONS, THE EARLIEST WE CAN OPEN GIG DOORS IS 6PM.

STRICT CURFEW ANY FRIDAY/ SATURDAY: 10PM (+30 MIN LOAD OUT). VENUE OPERATES AS A NIGHTCLUB WEDNESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. YOUR COOPERATION IN OBSERVING THIS CURFEW IS APPRECIATED.

STRICT CURFEW ANY SUNDAY – THURSDAY: 10.30PM (+30 MIN LOAD OUT). VENUE OPERATES AS A NIGHTCLUB WEDNESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. YOUR COOPERATION IN OBSERVING THIS CURFEW IS APPRECIATED.

SOUNDCHECKS BEFORE SHOW TIMES CANNOT COMMENCE UNTIL 5PM DUE TO NEIGHBOURING BUSINESSES.

SECURITY

IN-HOUSE SIA BADGED SECURITY, NO OTHER PERSONNEL ARE PERMITTED TO DEAL WITH THE PUBLIC INSIDE THE VENUE.

PLEASE DIRECT ANY REQUESTS REGARDING SECURITY VIA EITHER THE VENUE MANAGER OR THE SECURITY MANAGER.

ADDITIONAL SECURITY FOR VEHICLES, EARLY STARTS, EXTRA PIT ETC IS AVAILABLE AT A COST AND MUST BE ARRANGED WITH VENUE MANAGEMENT IN ADVANCE.

CROWD SURFING IS DISCOURAGED, REPEAT OFFENDERS WILL BE EJECTED BUT ONLY AS A LAST RESORT.

OUR POLICY IS TO ENCOURAGE A LIVELY ENJOYABLE ATMOSPHERE BUT WITH ADEQUATE ARRANGEMENTS TO PREVENT MAJOR ISSUES DEVELOPING AND PROVIDE FAST EFFECTIVE RESPONSE TO UNSAFE CROWD SITUATIONS.

VENUE MANAGEMENT DECISIONS ARE FINAL.

AUDIENCE PROFILE

STEWARDS ARE BRIEFED PRIOR TO DOORS AS TO THE AUDIENCE PROFILE AND THEIR LIKELY BEHAVIOUR. ARTIST AND PROMOTER INPUT IN THIS PROCESS IS WELCOMED.

SEARCHES

FULL SEARCHES ARE MANDATORY FOR ENTRY TO CATHOUSE. PROFESSIONAL CAMERAS WILL BE STORED UNTIL THE END OF THE SHOW. HARMFUL ITEMS AND FOOD/DRINK WILL NOT BE PERMITTED INSIDE THE VENUE.

14+ SHOWS

IF THE PROMOTER HAS MADE ARRANGEMENTS WITH THE VENUE MANAGER FOR A +14 SHOW THEN ANY U16’S MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT. THIS MUST BE STATED ON ALL TICKETS AND ADVERTISING.

SHOW STOP

JUST BEFORE DOORS THERE WILL BE A SHOW STOP MEETING. THE VENUE MANAGER, HEAD OF SECURITY, PROMOTER’S REP AND BAND REP (TOUR MANAGER) MUST BE PRESENT. THIS IS IN CASE THERE IS AN EMERGENCY THAT CALLS FOR THE SHOW TO BE STOPPED. EVERYONE INVOLVED MUST KNOW THE CORRECT PROCEDURES TO BE CARRIED OUT QUICKLY AND SAFELY.

AFTERSHOW FACILITIES

THEY ARE AVAILABLE HOWEVER ANY AFTER SHOW MUST BE ARRANGED IN ADVANCE WITH VENUE. IF THE BANDS WOULD LIKE TO STAY IN FOR THE CLUB NIGHT THEY ARE MORE THAN WELCOME AND WE WILL ENSURE ADEQUATE SECURITY IS AVAILABLE.

ARRANGEMENTS FOR THE BANDS CAN ALSO BE MADE AT THE GARAGE IF REQUIRED. PLEASE CONTACT HAYLEY@HFENTS.COM

CANCELLATION OF CONFIRMED BOOKINGS BY PROMOTER/ ARTIST

CONFIRMATION DEPOSITS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE UNDER CANCELLATION. THE PROMOTER/ ARTIST IS REQUIRED TO GIVE AT LEAST 48 HOURS NOTICE TO A VENUE MANAGER OF CANCELLATION PRIOR TO THE SHOW TIME. ANY CANCELLATION NOTICE GIVEN WITHIN THE 48 HOUR PERIOD WILL INCUR THE FULL VENUE RENTAL PRICE.

CASH

PLEASE ARRANGE IN ADVANCE IF YOU REQUIRE COLLECTION OF CASH ON THE NIGHT OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THAT A CHEQUE TO FOLLOW WILL BE FINE.

ADVERTISING

PLEASE ENSURE THAT ALL TICKETS AND ADVERTISING INCLUDE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING PHRASES RELEVANT TO YOUR EVENT:

18+ GIG: STRICTLY OVER 18’S. PLEASE BRING ID. MANAGEMENT RESERVE ALL RIGHTS.

14+ GIG: UNDER 16’S MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT. PLEASE BRING ID. MANAGEMENT RESERVE ALL RIGHTS.

WE ARE COMPLETELY AGAINST FLYPOSTING AND IT IS ILLEGAL IN GLASGOW. SHOULD WE DISCOVER THAT FLYPOSTING HAS TAKEN PLACE AND THE VENUE IS THREATENED WITH A FINE, WE WILL HAPPILY PASS PROMOTER DETAILS ON TO THE COUNCIL. THERE ARE A NUMBER OF COMPANIES WHO DEAL WITH LEGAL POSTER SITES. SHOULD YOU REQUIRE MORE INFORMATION ON THIS PLEASE ASK.

LOCATION & LOCAL FACILITIES

CATHOUSE ROCK CLUB IS LOCATED IN THE SAME BLOCK AS GLASGOW CENTRAL STATION. SEE GOOGLE MAPS FOR REFERENCE.

NEAREST UNDERGROUND STATION: ST ENOCH SPT

NEAREST RAIL STATION: CENTRAL STATION

HIRING

PLEASE CONTACT VENUE MANAGERS ABOUT HIRING THE VENUE:

FAITH NEILSON – FAITH@HFENTS.COM 
SCOTT MCKINNON – SCOTT@HFENTS.COM
FILIP MADZARAC – FILIP@HFENTS.COM 

IF YOU HAVE TECHNICAL QUESTIONS ABOUT THE VENUE, PLEASE EMAIL OUR TECHNICAL MANAGER:

JAMES GAFFNEY – GAFF@HFENTS.COM